Srinagar: Inspector General of Police Kashmir Vijay Kumar on Sunday said that two Jaish-e-Muhammad militants including “killer of cop Reyaz Ahmad” are trapped in an ongoing encounter at Gundipora area of Pulwama.
On the behalf of IGP Kashmir, the Kashmir Police Zone tweeted, “02 local militants of outfit JeM trapped in encounter including killer of our Martyr Constable Reyaz Ahmad. JeM militant Abid Shah had killed our unarmed colleague on 13/5/22.
Meanwhile, Police and Army claimed to have recovered a pistol and two grenades allegedly left by militants following some gunshots at Sandran Nallah area of Qazigund area of South Kashmir on Sunday.
A top police officer said that following specific information police and army were launching a cordon and search in the area.
Subsequently, the officer said, joint team fired few rounds following which militants fled from the area leaving behind pistol and two grenades.
After the recovery, cordon has been strengthened and searches are being carried out in the area, the officer added.